Don’t you love public holidays, school holidays and long weekends? With five public holidays falling on Friday or Sunday in 2019, there are four long weekends in Singapore in 2019.
Take a day’s leave in January and February, and two days’ leave in May, June and December, and you can stretch them into nine long weekends!
Your long weekends will take place during the following public holidays – Good Friday (April), Vesak Day (May), National Day and Hari Raya Haji (August), and Deepavali (October).
To create two more long weekends, simply take one day’s leave around New Year’s Day (January) and just before Chinese New Year (February).
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Top up to two days’ of leave after Labour Day (May), Hari Raya Puasa (June) and Christmas (December) and enjoy three more super long weekends!
2019 Long Weekends in Singapore
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Singapore Public & School Holidays Calendar 2019
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New Year’s Day Tuesday, 1 January 2019
Chinese New Year Tuesday and Wednesday, 5 & 6 February 2019
Good Friday Friday, 19 April 2019
Labour Day Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Vesak Day Sunday, 19 May 2019*
Hari Raya Puasa Wednesday, 5 June 2019
National Day Friday, 9 August 2019
Hari Raya Haji Sunday, 11 August 2019*
Deepavali Sunday, 27 October 2019
Christmas Day Wednesday, 25 December 2019
*The following Monday will be a public holiday.
Source: Singapore Public Holidays 2019 released by the Ministry of Manpower on 4 April 2018.
Singapore School Holidays for 2019
The school year for 2019 for all MOE primary and secondary schools will start from Tuesday, 2 January and end on Friday, 15 November 2019.
Youth Day Sunday*, 7 July 2019
Teachers’ Day Friday, 6 September 2019
Children’s Day Friday**, 4 October 2019
* The following Monday, 8 July 2019, will be a scheduled school holiday.
** For primary schools & primary sections of full schools only.
Source: Scheduled School Holidays for 2019 released by the Ministry of Education on 15 August 2018.
Singapore School Term Holidays 2019
After Term 1 Saturday, 16 March to Sunday, 24 March 2019
After Term 2 Saturday, 1 June to Sunday, 30 June 2019
After Term 3 Saturday, 7 September to Sunday, 15 September 2019
After Term 4 Saturday, 16 November to Saturday, 31 December 2019
Note: International school term holidays may differ. Please check with your child’s school.